GREENSBORO, N.C. - In wet conditions, the Goucher College equestrian team finished just short of a spot into Nationals as a team on Saturday, as the Gophers placed third at the 2018 IHSA Zone IV Championships, which were held at the Sedgefield Showgrounds.
Senior Cary Hundley (Ellicott City, Md.) of the equestrian team posted a huge weekend for the Gophers in a pair of home shows, and for her efforts, she has been named the Goucher College Athlete of the Week for the period ending March 18, 2018.
TOWSON, Md. - The Goucher College equestrian program hosted a pair of shows this weekend at home, and at both events, the Gophers excelled in their final action before the Zone IV Championships in a few weeks.
GAITHERSBURG, Md. - It was a big day for the Goucher College equestrian team at the Other Left Hand Farm on Sunday, as the Gophers not only were the high scoring team on the day in an IHSA show hosted by American and Maryland, but the Gophers clinched the IHSA Zone 4, Region 1 Championship for the year with their performance.
SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Goucher College equestrian team finished off the Tournament of Champions series for the year on Saturday at a show hosted by SCAD-Savannah, registering a 10th place finish.
COOLVILLE, Ohio - For the first time in the new year, the Goucher College equestrian team returned to action on Saturday, and the Gophers finished third at the Winter Classic I Tournament of Champions in Ohio.
FINDLAY, Ohio - The Goucher College equestrian team faced a strong field on the day Saturday at the Holiday Tournament of Champions held at Findlay University, but the Gophers once again posted a strong effort, taking the Reserve Championship title on the day to finish off the Fall 2017 portion of their schedule on a high note.
GAITHERSBURG, Md. - For the sixth straight show, senior Cary Hundley (Ellicott City, Md.) won both her classes, as the Goucher College equestrian team was the highest scoring riding team once again on Sunday, collecting 44 points at an IHSA Show hosted by the University of Maryland and American University at The Other Left Farm.
The Gophers were the highest scoring riding team once again today, finishing with 46 points. The win boosts their already formidable lead in the Zone IV Region I standings to 61 points over the second place team, George Washington University.
The regular-season horse show for the Gophers ended in a ride-off without stirrups for High Point Rider between two of its own competitors, senior Cary Hundley (Ellicott City, Md.) and first-year Sarah Edmunds (Lancaster, Pa.)
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